Department of Energy, Office of Inspector General

Department of Energy, Office of Inspector General TO VIEW OUR REPORTS, VISIT US @ http://energy.gov/ig/calendar-year-reports Please direct all media inquires to: (202) 253-2162

The Office of Inspector General has issued a report titled "Management Challenges at the Department of Energy- Fiscal Ye...
11/20/2019
Special Report: DOE-OIG-20-09

The Office of Inspector General has issued a report titled "Management Challenges at the Department of Energy- Fiscal Year 2020 (DOE-OIG-20-09). This report is now available for viewing and can be accessed by clickng the link below:

http://energy.gov/node/4320559

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Special Report: DOE-OIG-20-09

12/19/2018
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The Office of Inspector General has issued a report titled “Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s Unclassified Cybersecurity Program – 2018," (DOE-OIG-19-09).

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http://energy.gov/node/3975573

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The Office of Inspector General has issued a report titled “Audit of Cost Allowability for Battelle Memorial Institute U...
10/26/2018
AssessmentReport: DOE-OIG-19-02 | Department of Energy

The Office of Inspector General has issued a report titled “Audit of Cost Allowability for Battelle Memorial Institute Under its Contract to Manage Pacific Northwest National Laboratory for FYs 2015 and 2016," (DOE-OIG-19-02).

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http://energy.gov/node/3747549

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Audit of Cost Allowability for Battelle Memorial Institute Under its Contract to Manage Pacific Northwest National Laboratory for FYs 2015 and 2016

The Office of Inspector General has issued a report titled “The Department of Energy’s Unclassified Cybersecurity Progra...
10/24/2018
Evaluation Report: DOE-OIG-19-01 | Department of Energy

The Office of Inspector General has issued a report titled “The Department of Energy’s Unclassified Cybersecurity Program – 2018," (DOE-OIG-19-01).

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http://energy.gov/node/3747096

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The use of information technology by Federal agencies continues to evolve, resulting in greater opportunities for efficiencies and accessibility to Government information. The Department of Energy operates many facilities, including National Laboratories and plants, across the Nation and depends on....

The Office of Inspector General has issued a report titled “Management of the Workers’ Compensation Program at the Hanfo...
08/23/2018
Audit Report: DOE-OIG-18-44 | Department of Energy

The Office of Inspector General has issued a report titled “Management of the Workers’ Compensation Program at the Hanford Site," (DOE-OIG-18-44).

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http://energy.gov/node/3637760

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The Department of Energy uses operating contractors at the Hanford Site to cleanup hazardous and radioactive contamination left over from nuclear weapons production activities. The Department is self-insured and is responsible for paying all costs associated with Hanford Site Workers’ Compensation...

The Office of Inspector General has issued a report titled “Supplier Quality Management at National Nuclear Security Adm...
07/23/2018
Audit Report: DOE-OIG-18-41 | Department of Energy

The Office of Inspector General has issued a report titled “Supplier Quality Management at National Nuclear Security Administration Sites," (DOE-OIG-18-41).

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http://energy.gov/node/3597428

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As part of its mission, the Department of Energy’s National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) ensures the sustainment of a safe, secure, and effective nuclear deterrent through the application of science, technology, engineering, and manufacturing. NNSA’s Management and Operating (M&O) cont...

The Office of Inspector General has issued a report titled “Western Area Power Administration’s Unobligated Balances fro...
07/13/2018
Inspection Report: DOE-OIG-18-38 | Department of Energy

The Office of Inspector General has issued a report titled “Western Area Power Administration’s Unobligated Balances from Various Funding Sources," (DOE-OIG-18-38).

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http://energy.gov/node/3580202

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Western Area Power Administration (Western) is one of the four power marketing administrations within the Department of Energy that markets and transmits wholesale electricity from multi-use water projects. In fiscal year (FY) 2017, Western’s operations exceeded $1 billion, more than 90 percent of...

The Office of Inspector General has issued a report titled “Management Letter on the Southwestern Federal Power System’s...
07/03/2018
Financial Statement: DOE-OIG-18-37 | Department of Energy

The Office of Inspector General has issued a report titled “Management Letter on the Southwestern Federal Power System’s Fiscal Year 2017 Financial Statement Audit," (DOE-OIG-18-37).

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http://energy.gov/node/3567365

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KPMG LLP, our contract auditors, planned and performed an audit of the combined financial statements of the Southwestern Federal Power System as of and for the year ended September 30, 2017, in accordance with auditing standards generally accepted in the United States of America and the standards ap...

The Office of Inspector General has issued a report titled “Security Allegations at a Western Area Power Administration ...
06/29/2018
Inspection Report: DOE-OIG-18-36 | Department of Energy

The Office of Inspector General has issued a report titled “Security Allegations at a Western Area Power Administration Site," (DOE-OIG-18-36).

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http://energy.gov/node/3564713

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Western Area Power Administration (Western) is one of four power marketing administrations within the Department of Energy whose role is to market and transmit electricity from multi-use water projects. Western’s transmission system encompasses 15 states and is operated and maintained from 4 regio...

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06/29/2018

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The Office of Inspector General has issued a report titled “The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s Natural Gas Certi...
05/30/2018
Audit Report: DOE-OIG-18-33 | Department of Energy

The Office of Inspector General has issued a report titled “The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission’s Natural Gas Certification Process," (DOE-OIG-18-33).

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http://energy.gov/node/3520339

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The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) is an independent agency that regulates the Nation’s natural gas industry under authorities granted by the Natural Gas Act of 1938, the Energy Policy Act of 2005 (EPAct 2005), and other statutes. Established in 1977, FERC approves the construction, o...

The Office of Inspector General has issued a report titled “The Department of Energy’s Improper Payment Reporting in the...
05/30/2018
Audit Report: DOE-OIG-18-32 | Department of Energy

The Office of Inspector General has issued a report titled “The Department of Energy’s Improper Payment Reporting in the Fiscal Year 2017 Agency Financial Report," (DOE-OIG-18-32).

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http://energy.gov/node/3520336

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The Improper Payments Elimination and Recovery Improvement Act of 2012 (IPERIA) was signed into law on January 10, 2013, amending the Improper Payments Elimination and Recovery Act of 2010 (IPERA) and the Improper Payments Information Act of 2002. In response to IPERIA, the Office of Management and....

The Office of Inspector General has issued a report titled “Inquiry into an Alleged Anti-Deficiency Act Violation at the...
05/02/2018
Special Report: DOE-OIG-18-29 | Department of Energy

The Office of Inspector General has issued a report titled “Inquiry into an Alleged Anti-Deficiency Act Violation at the Department of Energy," (DOE-OIG-18-29).

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http://energy.gov/node/3473219

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In October 2017, the Office of Inspector General (OIG) received allegations that the Department obligated more funds than permitted by existing apportionments, which resulted in an Anti-Deficiency Act violation. The Anti-Deficiency Act requires, among other things, a system of administrative control...

The Office of Inspector General has issued a report titled “Management Letter on the Western Federal Power System’s Fisc...
03/30/2018
Financial Statement: DOE-OIG-18-28 | Department of Energy

The Office of Inspector General has issued a report titled “Management Letter on the Western Federal Power System’s Fiscal Year 2017 Financial Statement Audit," (DOE-OIG-18-28).

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http://energy.gov/node/3411672

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KPMG LLP, our contract auditors, planned and performed an audit of the combined financial statements of the Western Federal Power System as of and for the year ended September 30, 2017, in accordance with auditing standards generally accepted in the United States of America and the standards applica...

The Office of Inspector General has issued a report titled “Decontamination and Decommissioning Activities at the Separa...
03/28/2018
Audit Report: DOE-OIG-18-27 | Department of Energy

The Office of Inspector General has issued a report titled “Decontamination and Decommissioning Activities at the Separations Process Research Unit," (DOE-OIG-18-27).

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http://energy.gov/node/3411336

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The Separations Process Research Unit (SPRU) is a set of inactive radiological facilities located at the Knolls Atomic Power Laboratory in Niskayuna, New York. Constructed in the late 1940s, the SPRU facilities include a former process research building, a waste processing building with an associate...

The Office of Inspector General has issued a report titled “Followup on Cooperative Research and Development Agreements ...
03/08/2018
Audit Report: DOE-OIG-18-22 | Department of Energy

The Office of Inspector General has issued a report titled “Followup on Cooperative Research and Development Agreements at National Laboratories," (DOE-OIG-18-22).

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http://energy.gov/node/3378110

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One of the Department of Energy’s top priorities is the transfer or dissemination of technology it develops. Under the National Competitiveness Technology Transfer Act of 1989, the Department’s contractor-operated laboratories are authorized to use Cooperative Research and Development Agreements...

The Office of Inspector General has issued a report titled “Management Letter on the Southwestern Federal Power System’s...
02/14/2018
Financial Statement Audit Report: DOE-OIG-18-18 | Department of Energy

The Office of Inspector General has issued a report titled “Management Letter on the Southwestern Federal Power System’s Fiscal Year 2016 Financial Statement Audit," (DOE-OIG-18-18).

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http://energy.gov/node/3311512

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KPMG LLP, our contract auditors, planned and performed an audit of the combined financial statements of the Southwestern Federal Power System as of and for the year ended September30, 2016, in accordance with auditing standards generally accepted in the United States of America and the standards app...

The Office of Inspector General has issued a report titled “Lawrence Livermore National Security, LLC, Costs Claimed und...
12/28/2017
Audit Report: DOE-OIG-18-12 | Department of Energy

The Office of Inspector General has issued a report titled “Lawrence Livermore National Security, LLC, Costs Claimed under Department of Energy Contract No. DE-AC52-07NA27344 for Fiscal Year 2015," (DOE-OIG-18-12).

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http://energy.gov/node/3150983

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Lawrence Livermore National Security, LLC, Costs Claimed under Department of Energy Contract No. DE-AC52-07NA27344 for Fiscal Year 2015

10/24/2017
Assesstment Report: DOE-OIG-18-03 | Department of Energy

The Office of Inspector General has issued a report titled “Audit Coverage of Cost Allowability for UT-Battelle, LLC During Fiscal Year 2015 Under Department of Energy Contract No. DE-AC05-00OR22725," (DOE-OIG-18-03).

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http://energy.gov/node/2917272

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October 19, 2017 Audit Coverage of Cost Allowability for UT-Battelle, LLC During Fiscal Year 2015 Under Department of Energy Contract No. DE-AC05-00OR22725

08/25/2017

The Office of Inspector General has issued a report titled “Followup on Bonneville Power Administration’s Cybersecurity Program," (DOE-IG-17-06).

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http://energy.gov/node/2731149

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07/28/2017
Inspection Report: OAI-M-17-10 | Department of Energy

The Office of Inspector General has issued a report titled “Allegations of Mismanagement of the Human Reliability Program at the Oak Ridge National Laboratory," (OAI-M-17-10).

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http://energy.gov/node/2664494

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The Department of Energy’s Human Reliability Program (HRP) was established to address the need for individuals involved in the nuclear weapons program to meet the highest standards of reliability including physical and mental suitability. Employees entering the program must possess a Q (which afford...

07/26/2017

The Office of Inspector General has issued a report titled “Alleged Tesa Access Issues At Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory," (OAI-M-17-09).

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http://energy.gov/node/2663430

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07/25/2017

The Office of Inspector General has issued a report titled “Audit Coverage of Cost Allowability for Consolidated Nuclear Security LLC during July 1, 2014, through September 30, 2015, under Department of Energy Contract No. DE-NA-0001942," (OAI-V-17-05).

This report is now available for viewing and can be accessed by clicking the link below:

http://energy.gov/node/2663426

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07/13/2017
Audit Report: OAI-M-17-08 | Department of Energy

The Office of Inspector General has issued a report titled “Review of Training Expenses at the Department of Energy’s Office of Fossil Energy," (OAI-M-17-08).

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http://energy.gov/node/2631784

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The Department of Energy’s Office of Fossil Energy (Fossil Energy) is responsible for Federal research, development, and demonstration efforts on advanced fossil energy technologies, as well as management of the Nation’s Strategic Petroleum Reserve. Fossil Energy is committed to providing its Federa...

06/20/2017
Special Report: OIG-SR-17-05 | Department of Energy

The Office of Inspector General has issued a report titled “The Office of Enterprise Assessments Testing Incident at the 2016 Department of Energy Cyber Conference," (OIG-SR-17-05).

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http://energy.gov/node/2586041

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The Department of Energy’s Office of Enterprise Assessments is responsible for conducting independent assessments on behalf of the Secretary and Deputy Secretary in the areas of nuclear and industrial safety and cyber and physical security. Within the Office of Enterprise Assessments, the Office of…

05/24/2017
Inspection Report: OAI-M-17-07 | Department of Energy

The Office of Inspector General has issued a report titled “Construction Rework at the Mixed Oxide Fuel Fabrication Facility," (OAI-M-17-07).

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http://energy.gov/node/2535691

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Construction Rework at the Mixed Oxide Fuel Fabrication Facility

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